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Lapostolle Cuvée Alexandre Carmenere 2022


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The Colchagua Valley, nestled in central Chile three hours south of Santiago, is renowned for its prowess in producing premium red wines, particularly from the Carménère, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Syrah varieties. This wine region benefits from a warm climate moderated by cool breezes from the Pacific Ocean, creating ideal conditions for ripening grapes to perfection. The valley's fertile soils, ranging from loamy to granitic, contribute to the robust, fruit-forward character of its wines. With its scenic vineyards set against the backdrop of the Andes, Colchagua Valley is celebrated for its full-bodied reds that showcase deep flavors, smooth tannins, and a harmonious balance, earning it acclaim on the global wine stage.


Originally from Bordeaux, Carménère now thrives as Chile's signature grape, distinguished by its late ripening in Chile’s warm climates. This grape produces deep red wines noted for their earthy, herbaceous qualities, with flavors of green pepper, berries, and a hint of spice. Medium-bodied with moderate tannins, Carménère offers a smooth texture and distinct notes of paprika. Its success in various Chilean soils has led to diverse styles, from fruit-forward to structured, oak-aged versions, making it a standout in the wine world.